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Thirty-Three Sounds Good To Me!

Last Friday was my birthday. Yes, it's taken me 7 days to write this post. don't blog-shame me. Maybe if I could get my brain and my body to get on the same page I'd be able to sit down and get something accomplished in an efficient way... but so far that hasn't been a… Continue reading Thirty-Three Sounds Good To Me!

Apraxia · Being a mom · Childhood Apraxia of Speech · everyday life · Family · Fostering · kidney transplant · Speech Therapist · Toddler Years

May is gonna be SWEET!

May is kinda the best month ever. Voting's over. It's been decided. There are so many awesome things to celebrate and climb up on a soap-box for in the month of May, and throughout the month I'll be sharing education, encouragement, and my experiences with all of these things! It's like May is MY month… Continue reading May is gonna be SWEET!

Church · Faith · Family · kidney transplant · Life Changes · Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease · Words to live by

Getting my life back together.

Y'all. This week has been so good. On Sunday my best mate Jessica drove down from PA to essentially help me get my life back together. Thanks to the crazy adventures in December and early January this year {Christmas kidney transplant, New Years surgery recovery, and Snowpocalypse resulting in school being cancelled for one thousand… Continue reading Getting my life back together.

Inspiration · kidney transplant · Life Changes · Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease · Words to live by

Fighting for Lovely (+ my HOPE Spotify mix)

I'm now 5 weeks post-transplant. Things are getting better every day.  My new kidney is adorable and working like the energizer bunny, clearing my body of toxins and being all-around awesome. My kidney is, after all, only 24 years old, so I'm practically a 'youth' again. At my last transplant clinic visit I graduated to… Continue reading Fighting for Lovely (+ my HOPE Spotify mix)

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Two Weeks Post-transplant Update

  It's been 2 weeks since my kidney transplant. Here's a nice long video in which I ramble on and on about whatever pops into my head. Enjoy!     XOXO,  Ashley

Inspiration · kidney transplant · Life Changes · Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease · Words to live by

He is who He says He is.

Y'all. This is my jam right now. It'll be playing on repeat. Forever.   "I am who He says I am. He is who He says He is. He's not just reviving. Not simply restoring. Greater things have yet to come. " I have been experiencing so many emotions over the past few months; they're… Continue reading He is who He says He is.